Tunnel Management Building, Dunkettle, Co. Cork

Web Accessibility Statement

JackLynchtunnel.ie is currently finalising a complete re-design of its website platform, with the highest priority from the outset of the project being to achieve 100% accessibility for all our website visitors. That process is almost complete, and we are working hard to achieve 100% compliance as soon as possible. If you have any issues using this website, please let us know.

Egis Road & Tunnel Operation Ireland is committed to:

  • Maintaining an accessible website.
  • Ensuring that this website achieves “Level AA” conformance to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, to comply with the National Disability Authority’s Code of Practice on Accessibility of Public Services and Information Provided by Public Bodies
  • Ensuring that all new information on the website will achieve “Level AA” conformance to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0
  • Including accessibility when we procure 3rd-party systems or upgrades to existing systems

Compliance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. Egis Road & Tunnel Operation Ireland is partially conformant with WCAG 2.0. The below table identifies the current areas of non-compliances.

Non-accessible content

We are in the process of improving the following elements of the website. The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reason(s): Duplicate landmark tag, i tag used to format text.

Non-compliance with national legislation:

IssueExplanationWhy this is important
“i” tag used to format textThe italics-tag ‘i’ is used for inserting iconIf the text should be emphasized semantically, the ’emphasize’ tag should be used, which helps with readability for screen readers
Duplicate WAI-ARIA landmarksMenu contains two WAI-ARIA landmarks of the same typeLandmarks identify the primary content of the page and help with readability for screen readers.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared and made available on 01/09/2020. The methods used to prepare the statement are laid out in Article 3(1) of Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2018/1523 and by the National Disability Authority here. The statement was last reviewed on 23/12/2020.

Feedback and contact information

Egis Road & Tunnel Operation Ireland welcomes your feedback on the accessibility of this website. If you find that you are not able to access, to request information, or use content on the Jacklynchtunnel.ie website for accessibility reasons, please contact us through the contact information listed.